Youth Conservation Corps Project Specialist

Announcement

SEEDS is hiring! We are looking for a well-rounded, talented individual who wants nothing more than to blend youth development practice with the growth of the green collar job economy.

Summary

This SEEDS Youth Conservation Corps Project Specialist will serve as a full-time employee focused on three arenas of activity:

  • Senior field supervisor and trainor to our Youth Conservation Corps members,
  • Liaison between crews working in the field, clientele, and SEEDS leadership, and
  • Assist with client cultivation and project estimates and bidding

Fieldwork may take place in rural regions, National Parks, urban areas and may include activities such as small-scale construction, light carpentry, landscape or agricultural installations and maintenance, trail construction and maintenance, invasive species removal, building renovations, recycling, and historic preservation.

The YCC Project Specialist will model quality work ethic and skills, including customer service, for the Team Leaders and Youth Consesrvation Corps Members. This person will also be expected to seamlessly incorporate "teaching moments" throughout the workday in order to enrich the academic and cultural success of program participants. 

The ideal candidate personally resonates with the full extent of the SEEDS mission to implement local solutions to global challenges at the intersection of ecology, education, and design. The ideal candidate has prior experience working with underserved youth populations.

 

See the complete job description for more information.

Interested candidates please send resume and cover letter to Katie at jobs@ecoseeds.org.
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